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News archive for September, 2015

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Canterbury drink driver jailed by court by editor on Sep 30, 2015 - 07:30 PM
Leg of lamb costs Canterbury shoplifter a prison sentence by editor on Sep 30, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Hawkinge and Folkestone foodbanks now joined by New Romney by editor on Sep 30, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Opera in Thanet - a once-in-a-lifetime experience by editor on Sep 30, 2015 - 12:54 PM
Dymchurch Inn edges Folkestone Alehouse from top spot in Lydd golf challenge by editor on Sep 30, 2015 - 09:45 AM
£2million Heritage Lottery Fund grant to support creation of a new Folkestone museum and exhibition space by editor on Sep 30, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Scores turn out for Folkestone Big Sleep Out to support Winter Shelter - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 29, 2015 - 08:15 PM
Dog ban on Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh beaches is lifted by editor on Sep 29, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Port chiefs pump more cash into a community fund backing the people of Dover by editor on Sep 29, 2015 - 04:15 PM
East Kent care homes face uncertain future by editor on Sep 29, 2015 - 11:05 AM
Flu vaccine for people in Kent launched in October by editor on Sep 29, 2015 - 09:40 AM
Shepway Council pledges £1.2 million for empty homes in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh to be brought back into use by editor on Sep 29, 2015 - 08:11 AM
Lifesaving paramedic cyclists help car crash victim during Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance charity ride by editor on Sep 28, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Hawkinge Town top the table with resounding 8-0 victory by editor on Sep 28, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Shepway Victim Support Scheme MBE stalwart celebrates her 95th birthday - PHOTO by editor on Sep 28, 2015 - 04:25 PM
Scouting brings everyday adventure to young people in Folkestone by editor on Sep 28, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Kent Police probe into mystery of unoccupied catamaran discovered in Thames Estuary by editor on Sep 28, 2015 - 10:33 AM
Sittingbourne heritage line season departs summer on a high by editor on Sep 28, 2015 - 08:23 AM
Shoreline search for skipper after upturned catamaran spotted by merchant ship off Kent coast by editor on Sep 27, 2015 - 06:25 PM
Canterbury burglar who took advantage of elderly man's trust is jailed by editor on Sep 27, 2015 - 04:45 PM
People urged to vote to make Folkestone and Hythe parks the nation's favourites by editor on Sep 27, 2015 - 11:30 AM
Shepway Council and Veolia staff take the lead in fighting scourge of dog mess in Folkestone by editor on Sep 27, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Ashford Designer Outlet Centre stunning expansion given the go ahead by editor on Sep 26, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Kent Facebook users warned over danger of 'dislike' button by editor on Sep 26, 2015 - 04:23 PM
Free parking in Dover to support 'Small Business Saturday' by editor on Sep 26, 2015 - 12:15 PM
Kent is Delicious prepares for the next yummy course by editor on Sep 26, 2015 - 09:14 AM
Margate burglar jailed for two years by editor on Sep 25, 2015 - 09:21 PM
Paella performance at Spanish themed Guitarra Romantica in Hythe by editor on Sep 25, 2015 - 06:00 PM
Landlords who fall foul of new rules face a £5,000 fine warns Kent law firm by editor on Sep 25, 2015 - 04:05 PM
Stoptober launches in Kent with 'comic' help for smokers to quit by editor on Sep 25, 2015 - 09:06 AM
Dover looks to the future but remembers the past by editor on Sep 25, 2015 - 08:06 AM
£80 fine for man who failed to clear mess left by his dog in Folkestone by editor on Sep 24, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Giant £700,000 hangar completed at London Ashford Airport in Lydd - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 24, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Dover woman banned from driving for three years by editor on Sep 24, 2015 - 02:05 PM
Kent consumer watchdog warns of EIGHT things your bank will never ask by editor on Sep 24, 2015 - 12:05 PM
Dover residents invited to view £3.3 million plans for Kearsney Abbey and Russell Gardens heritage project by editor on Sep 24, 2015 - 08:30 AM
Dog patrols stepped up in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Sep 24, 2015 - 07:25 AM
Girl gang hunted by police in Ramsgate after 'terrible attack on a young girl' by editor on Sep 23, 2015 - 08:10 PM
Video cops to make their debut in Kent by editor on Sep 23, 2015 - 06:50 PM
Bishop of Dover shows support for 'jungle' migrants and refugees - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 23, 2015 - 06:05 PM
Telephone trickster blunders as Kent County Councillor is targeted by KCC telephone scam! by editor on Sep 23, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Dover man escapes jail after testing nearly four times the drink drive limit by editor on Sep 23, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Waiting list for businesses to rent popular Folkestone Pop-up shop' by editor on Sep 23, 2015 - 06:05 AM
Officers investigating reports of a bus stop flasher in Ashford arrest 23-year-old local man by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 08:05 PM
The balloons go up for Folkestone Leas Lift by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 07:10 PM
Two men in their 50s assaulted after being targeted by group in Broadstairs by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Man arrested in connection with Canterbury crash in which 18-year-old woman died by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 01:50 PM
Two hours makes all the difference in Hawkinge by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 11:55 AM
Folkestone Leas Lift anniversary celebrated in style - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 08:50 AM
Heavy rain with thunder and flooding forecast for much of today across Kent by editor on Sep 22, 2015 - 07:32 AM
Do you want new LED streetlamps in Kent switched on all night? by editor on Sep 21, 2015 - 08:10 PM
Lighting up Canterbury to support Pilgrims Hospices by editor on Sep 21, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Hawkinge Town claw their way back to victory in see-saw cup match by editor on Sep 21, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Port of Dover boss dispels myths surrounding Operation Stack by editor on Sep 21, 2015 - 11:10 AM
Dover paramedic joins Air Ambulance team gearing up for gruelling cycle challenge by editor on Sep 21, 2015 - 08:55 AM
Futuristic raft of traffic sensors keeps passengers and freight on the move through Dover by editor on Sep 20, 2015 - 04:28 PM
Hawkinge Community Centre events for October 2015 by editor on Sep 20, 2015 - 04:05 PM
Hawkinge Gazette travel columnist visits Bletchley Park but don’t tell anyone - it's top secret! by editor on Sep 20, 2015 - 12:05 PM
Folkestone ArtMart hits town by editor on Sep 20, 2015 - 10:36 AM
Have you heard there are free audiology checks in Folkestone? by editor on Sep 20, 2015 - 09:30 AM
Canterbury Magistrates hand down three year ban and suspended jail sentence to Herne Bay drink driver by editor on Sep 19, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Will you join the club after hearing East Kent man's story? by editor on Sep 19, 2015 - 05:30 PM
Folkestone's got talent work scheme launched by editor on Sep 19, 2015 - 01:15 PM
Tales of medieval misadventures are a big draw in Canterbury by editor on Sep 19, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Folk heads to Tenterden by editor on Sep 19, 2015 - 09:10 AM
Folkestone shoplifter is jailed by editor on Sep 18, 2015 - 08:45 PM
Balloons rise to the occasion of Folkestone Leas Lift's 130th birthday by editor on Sep 18, 2015 - 07:39 PM
Poignant History Society Exhibition of Folkestone families of servicemen who fell in WW1 by editor on Sep 18, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Kent trading watchdogs warn over scammers charging for free telephone blocking service by editor on Sep 18, 2015 - 09:35 AM
Heroic trio who saved a woman from a burning car wreckage near Ashford receive Police Chief’s highest honour - PHOTO by editor on Sep 18, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Sudden death announced of well known Folkestone historian, publisher and community activist Nick Spurrier by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Shepway Council given pat on the back for customer service by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Annual RAF Ceremony in Folkestone marks 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Europe pumps £100 million into Dover to Calais sea crossing by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 04:20 PM
Watch the 'Battle of Britain' movie under the stars from the former Hawkinge Airfield by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 11:18 AM
Cure sought as Canterbury citizens are 'Contagious' with plague by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Suspended prison sentence for Hawkinge man who stole £300,000 viola and schoolboy's homework by editor on Sep 17, 2015 - 07:35 AM
Dover A20 lorry holding traffic scheme gets backing from residents and business by editor on Sep 16, 2015 - 08:05 PM
There's still time to register for 10th anniversary Folkestone Rotary Half Marathon 2015 by editor on Sep 16, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Dover woman jailed after pleading guilty to assault and shoplifting by editor on Sep 16, 2015 - 05:55 PM
What do we know about the coming winter in Kent? by editor on Sep 16, 2015 - 04:15 PM
Visitor success for Dungeness nuclear plant is celebrated with zingy cupcakes! by editor on Sep 16, 2015 - 08:40 AM
Banksy mural is on its way back to Folkestone confirms MP by editor on Sep 16, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Canterbury man jailed over theft of hundreds of pounds worth of jeans from city centre store by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 09:25 PM
Police in Ramsgate hunt two men after vicious attack in alleyway by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 08:06 PM
Volunteers carry out spot checks on Police cells and checkup on how detainees are treated by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 07:05 PM
21-year-old 'ruled out' of enquiries following discovery of seriously injured man on road near Ashford by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 06:10 PM
How far can a family go in Kent and the South East for £16? by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 05:17 PM
Man charged with murder following Margate death by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 12:05 PM
News from the Hawkinge Community Centre by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 08:36 AM
Kent employment law expert warns of potential legal pitfalls for employers over workers ‘available’ 24 hours a day by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 08:35 AM
Police hunt for Ashford bus stop flasher by editor on Sep 15, 2015 - 05:30 AM
Kent cyclists block entrance to international arms fair in London by editor on Sep 14, 2015 - 08:10 PM
Folkestone man arrested after BMW abandoned and cars damaged in high-speed police chase through Cheriton by editor on Sep 14, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Chained up antique 'butcher's bike' stolen in Faversham by editor on Sep 14, 2015 - 05:50 PM
From Canterbury baroque to the sounds of equatorial Africa by editor on Sep 14, 2015 - 04:15 PM
Two played and two wins, you can’t ask for anything more from Hawkinge Town - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 14, 2015 - 08:51 AM
Battle of Britain Day to be remembered with a Wreath Laying Service in Folkestone by editor on Sep 14, 2015 - 08:25 AM
Where can you put your laser clay skills to the test near Canterbury? by editor on Sep 13, 2015 - 05:17 PM
The Watercress Line is just 90 minutes from Kent by editor on Sep 13, 2015 - 02:01 PM
20mph speed limit in Hythe village is not enough by editor on Sep 13, 2015 - 01:04 PM
Villagers near Hythe win campaign for 20mph speed limit by editor on Sep 13, 2015 - 09:24 AM
Police appeal follows alleged sexual assault in field near Canterbury by editor on Sep 12, 2015 - 06:45 PM
Tracey hops on a tractor during soggy visit to Kent - PHOTO by editor on Sep 12, 2015 - 05:35 PM
Ashford shoplifter jailed by editor on Sep 12, 2015 - 11:35 AM
Kent heroes praised after dramatic rescue of woman from burning car in Ashford by editor on Sep 12, 2015 - 09:50 AM
Folkestone Battle of Britain Air Display timetable by editor on Sep 12, 2015 - 08:50 AM
Wot! No Polling Cards for Folkestone Town Council by-election by editor on Sep 11, 2015 - 08:05 PM
Knifeman who escaped with 'takeaway' cash is hunted by police in Ashford by editor on Sep 11, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Battle of Britain Memorial Trust at Capel le Ferne near Folkestone benefits from 'Bomber' county fundraiser by editor on Sep 11, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Hythe takes important step to become 'dementia friendly' community by editor on Sep 11, 2015 - 04:55 PM
More families in Kent are needed as foster carers by editor on Sep 11, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Folkestone animal lovers wanted for 'just a walking the dog'- PHOTO by editor on Sep 11, 2015 - 08:45 AM
'The Jungle' will be arriving in Folkestone by editor on Sep 10, 2015 - 08:15 PM
Hawkinge Town looking forward to Division One challenge by editor on Sep 10, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Do you know your onions when it comes to trees in Folkestone and Hythe? by editor on Sep 10, 2015 - 05:35 PM
Police hunt wavy haired man after woman is robbed in Harbour Way Folkestone by editor on Sep 10, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Last chance to book a tour of Shorncliffe Garrison in Folkestone by editor on Sep 10, 2015 - 08:06 AM
Drink driver banned after driving Mercedes in Margate by editor on Sep 10, 2015 - 06:45 AM
Will there be balloons for the Folkestone Leas Lift birthday celebrations? by editor on Sep 09, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Police appeal after woman 'grabbed' in Sandgate Road Folkestone incident by editor on Sep 09, 2015 - 06:05 PM
I prefer 'Cool Britannia' with the cool Channel and the cold breezes along the coast of Folkestone by editor on Sep 09, 2015 - 04:00 PM
'Magical' show arriving in Canterbury and Folkestone by editor on Sep 09, 2015 - 11:50 AM
Two more arrests following the discovery of a man with serious head injuries near Ashford by editor on Sep 09, 2015 - 09:19 AM
Folkestone and Hythe MP backs PM's refugee stance by editor on Sep 09, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Ashford woman jailed over shoplifting spree by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 08:15 PM
Hawkinge Giant comes face to face with the French at Minster Parade by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 06:55 PM
People in Dover are being urged to show some love by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 04:55 PM
Man arrested following drugs tip-off in Dover by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Four men in Canterbury arrested for drug offences by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 11:15 AM
KCC and Kent Football team up for goal of reducing suicides by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Police charge Ashford man following distraction burglary in the town by editor on Sep 08, 2015 - 06:55 AM
Great PHOTOS from Hawkinge Town Division One debut by editor on Sep 07, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Kent County Council's claim that bad driving is cause of rise in road deaths and serious injuries is pooh-poohed by editor on Sep 07, 2015 - 05:35 PM
Spitfire crash lands in field near Ashford by editor on Sep 07, 2015 - 02:47 PM
Catch a glimpse of Magna Carta in Dover by editor on Sep 07, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Petition launched in Folkestone for town to support Syrian refugees by editor on Sep 07, 2015 - 08:45 AM
Calls to rekindle Folkestone Airshow by editor on Sep 07, 2015 - 07:45 AM
Dover pedestrian dies after being struck by lorry on M20 at Ashford by editor on Sep 06, 2015 - 09:41 PM
National tour of eagerly awaited Edinburgh Festival hit Kathbum launches at Quarterhouse in Folkestone by editor on Sep 06, 2015 - 03:35 PM
30th annual meeting of Kent Light Railways owner's Society held in Barnstaple - Part Two by editor on Sep 06, 2015 - 01:05 PM
Ramsgate diver jailed over historic cannons recovered from wrecks by editor on Sep 06, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Step behind the scenes at Folkestone Book Festival by editor on Sep 06, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Kent employers need to get smart about the 'F' word warns Canterbury solicitor by editor on Sep 06, 2015 - 08:25 AM
No celebrations for Broadstairs shoplifter who stole two bottles of champagne by editor on Sep 05, 2015 - 09:45 PM
Father and son from Dover jailed for 22 years over sex offences 'showed no remorse' by editor on Sep 05, 2015 - 05:34 PM
Extra funding for Kent Archaeological dig at Lyminge produces more exciting finds - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 05, 2015 - 03:28 PM
Men, look like Poldark at Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh green gym by editor on Sep 05, 2015 - 11:51 AM
Folkestone Battle of Britain airshow plans announced for next weekend by editor on Sep 04, 2015 - 08:25 PM
Rocks thrown at cars in Kent now reported in Cranbrook and Benenden by editor on Sep 04, 2015 - 07:05 PM
Stoptober launches in Kent with 'comic' help for smokers to quit by editor on Sep 04, 2015 - 04:45 PM
Grahame helps keep Hawkinge 'Spick and Span' by editor on Sep 04, 2015 - 01:45 PM
'Most active day of the year' at Three Hills in Folkestone by editor on Sep 04, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Hive of activity at Kent Festival of Bees - PHOTOS by editor on Sep 04, 2015 - 07:35 AM
Dover shoplifter sentenced after pleading guilty to stealing coffee and sunglasses by editor on Sep 03, 2015 - 08:35 PM
Alarm call for landlords in Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh by editor on Sep 03, 2015 - 07:25 PM
Dog owners fall foul of the law in Folkestone and Sandgate by editor on Sep 03, 2015 - 05:55 PM
Pressure eases on children's asylum centre near Ashford by editor on Sep 03, 2015 - 11:45 AM
'Press the Government to change its approach to the refugee crisis' local Lib Dems urge Dover MP by editor on Sep 03, 2015 - 09:15 AM
Abusive and threatening shoplifter who stole electric razor from Canterbury shop is given suspended prison sentence by editor on Sep 03, 2015 - 08:10 AM
Poor driving in Kent is major cause for increase in deaths and serious injuries on county's roads by editor on Sep 02, 2015 - 08:55 PM
Drink driving woman from Ashford banned for two years by editor on Sep 02, 2015 - 07:45 PM
Kent Law Firm offers top tips on protecting your financial assets by editor on Sep 02, 2015 - 05:15 PM
Margate man pleads guilty to string of shoplifting offences from Thanet shops by editor on Sep 02, 2015 - 02:10 PM
More apprentices welcomed by Dover District Council by editor on Sep 02, 2015 - 10:43 AM
MP explains how life in Folkestone and Hythe is connected to the conflicts that are ripping apart Syria, Iraq and Libya by editor on Sep 02, 2015 - 06:25 AM
Hawkinge Town Council buy supermarket site land by editor on Sep 01, 2015 - 08:56 PM
Getting back in the saddle with free cycle training for adults by editor on Sep 01, 2015 - 06:55 PM
Kent youngsters get a say on police stop and search powers by editor on Sep 01, 2015 - 04:20 PM
Folkestone Coquelles Eurotunnel link boss welcomes support from French Prime Minister by editor on Sep 01, 2015 - 08:45 AM